Sir Harvey McGrath

Chair of Big Society Capital and Heart of the City


Sir Harvey McGrath has had a long and distinguished career in the  international financial services industry, including chairing both Prudential plc  and Man Group plc.   

Currently, Harvey is Chair of Big Society Capital, Chair of Governors of Birkbeck  College, Chair of Trustees for Heart of the City, icould, Funding London and Prince’s Teaching Institute. He is also Deputy Chair of the London Enterprise Panel. He is President of CFAB; Trustee of the Mayor’s Fund for London and Frontline; and Member of the Advisory Board for Sutton Trust. He has specific involvement with social investment through his roles as Founding Trustee of New Philanthropy Capital, as a member of the Advisory Board of Bridges Ventures and as a social investor.